by Fred Danzinger
We’re getting there Pittsburgh! Spring is just around the corner. In the meantime, enjoy the last weekend in February with an event at the National Aviary, a Polar Plunge and more. Here is our weekly list of things to do in Pittsburgh!
Friday Feb. 23rd
Welcome to the Jungle
Join the National Aviary at their 21+ fundraiser night. Sip beer, wine or a signature tropical cocktail under the palm trees amidst all the birds. For more information on the event, click HERE.
Showcase Noir 2018
The Art & Design Fair and Sale will be at the August Wilson Center. Enjoy a showcase of paintings, photographs, accessories, apparel and more. For more information on the event, click HERE.
Saturday Feb. 24th
Pittsburgh Polar Plunge
The annual plunge to raise funds and awareness for the Special Olympics meets at Heinz Field. Plungers commit to “Freezin’ for a Reason,” and raise a minimum of $50 to dip a toe, wade or jump into the icy Ohio River. Funds raised support the almost 20,000 athletes that are in the Special Olympics. For more information on the event, click HERE.
Etna Winter Street Skate
Butler Street transforms into an outdoor ice rink for a free, family street skate. Bring your skates and get ready for some serious fun! More information on the event can be found HERE.
Sunday Feb. 25th
Purses & Pooches
The premier designer purse bash will be raffling off 18 designer purses and proceeds will benefit the Distinguished Doberman Rescue. Expect designers like Michael Kors, Kate Spade, Coach and others. Brunch and mimosas will be served. For more information on the event, click HERE.
The last yoga class at the PPG Wintergarden. Class starts at 10 a.m. Space is limited so arrive early. For more information on the class, click HERE.